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The Resource Defying gravity : the creative career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked, Carol de Giere

Defying gravity : the creative career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked, Carol de Giere

Label
Defying gravity : the creative career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked
Title
Defying gravity
Title remainder
the creative career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked
Statement of responsibility
Carol de Giere
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Giere, Carol
Dewey number
782.14/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schwartz, Stephen
  • Composers
  • Lyricists
  • Musicals
Target audience
adult
Label
Defying gravity : the creative career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked, Carol de Giere
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 514-519) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • 427
  • Extras
  • About an Author and a Songwriter
  • 435
  • From Idea to Audience: The Odyssey of a Song
  • 441
  • Godspell Song Stories
  • 457
  • Updates and New Projects
  • 479
  • Morning Glow: The College Years
  • An Enchanted Conversation
  • 491
  • Workshops and Concerts
  • 497
  • Wicked Outline by Stephen Schwartz
  • 503
  • Recordings
  • 511
  • 15
  • 3
  • Transitions: Keep Dancing Through...
  • 31
  • 4
  • Godspell Off-Off-Broadway
  • 43
  • 5
  • Overture: Entry to Schwartz's Oz
  • Godspell at Cherry Lane
  • 55
  • 6
  • Godspell Meets Mass and Pippin
  • 67
  • 7
  • Pippin Comes to Broadway
  • 81
  • 8
  • Magic Show Conjures Up a Crowd
  • 1
  • 107
  • Act II
  • 1974 to 1991: Downturn: The Baker's Wife, Working, Rags, and Children of Eden
  • 9
  • Baker's Wife: Mixed Ingredients
  • 121
  • 10
  • Working: Help Wanted
  • 145
  • 11
  • Creative Career
  • Mid-Journey Reflections
  • 175
  • 12
  • Rags and the 1980s
  • 185
  • 13
  • Children of Eden: Second Chances
  • 205
  • Act III
  • 1991 to 2003: A Comeback: Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and The Prince of Egypt...
  • Act I
  • 14
  • Pocahontas and The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • 229
  • 15
  • Mulan and The Prince of Egypt
  • 249
  • Wicked
  • 16
  • Landing in Oz
  • 271
  • 1948 to 1974: Early Success: Godspell, Pippin, and The Magic Show
  • 17
  • Structuring Twists and Turns
  • 279
  • 18
  • On the Right Track
  • 287
  • 19
  • Story by Committee
  • 295
  • 20
  • 1
  • Somewhere Over the Keyboard
  • 301
  • 21
  • First Drafts and "Adjustifications"
  • 307
  • 22
  • We're Off to See a Reading
  • 313
  • 23
  • Turning Points in Oz
  • A Focused Childhood
  • 321
  • 24
  • If We Only Had a Team
  • 333
  • 25
  • Character Development
  • 349
  • 26
  • Countdown Begins
  • 361
  • 5
  • 27
  • Shock at First Sight
  • 387
  • 28
  • Pre-Broadway Summer
  • 401
  • 29
  • Wicked on Broadway
  • 413
  • Epilogue: After the Tonys
Control code
ocn223807564
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
535 pages
Isbn
9781557837455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
782.14092 SCH95 ; L ; XX-N ; C0811QU3 (LS).
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 223807564
  • (Sirsi) 223807564
  • (OCoLC)223807564
Label
Defying gravity : the creative career of Stephen Schwartz, from Godspell to Wicked, Carol de Giere
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 514-519) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • 427
  • Extras
  • About an Author and a Songwriter
  • 435
  • From Idea to Audience: The Odyssey of a Song
  • 441
  • Godspell Song Stories
  • 457
  • Updates and New Projects
  • 479
  • Morning Glow: The College Years
  • An Enchanted Conversation
  • 491
  • Workshops and Concerts
  • 497
  • Wicked Outline by Stephen Schwartz
  • 503
  • Recordings
  • 511
  • 15
  • 3
  • Transitions: Keep Dancing Through...
  • 31
  • 4
  • Godspell Off-Off-Broadway
  • 43
  • 5
  • Overture: Entry to Schwartz's Oz
  • Godspell at Cherry Lane
  • 55
  • 6
  • Godspell Meets Mass and Pippin
  • 67
  • 7
  • Pippin Comes to Broadway
  • 81
  • 8
  • Magic Show Conjures Up a Crowd
  • 1
  • 107
  • Act II
  • 1974 to 1991: Downturn: The Baker's Wife, Working, Rags, and Children of Eden
  • 9
  • Baker's Wife: Mixed Ingredients
  • 121
  • 10
  • Working: Help Wanted
  • 145
  • 11
  • Creative Career
  • Mid-Journey Reflections
  • 175
  • 12
  • Rags and the 1980s
  • 185
  • 13
  • Children of Eden: Second Chances
  • 205
  • Act III
  • 1991 to 2003: A Comeback: Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and The Prince of Egypt...
  • Act I
  • 14
  • Pocahontas and The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • 229
  • 15
  • Mulan and The Prince of Egypt
  • 249
  • Wicked
  • 16
  • Landing in Oz
  • 271
  • 1948 to 1974: Early Success: Godspell, Pippin, and The Magic Show
  • 17
  • Structuring Twists and Turns
  • 279
  • 18
  • On the Right Track
  • 287
  • 19
  • Story by Committee
  • 295
  • 20
  • 1
  • Somewhere Over the Keyboard
  • 301
  • 21
  • First Drafts and "Adjustifications"
  • 307
  • 22
  • We're Off to See a Reading
  • 313
  • 23
  • Turning Points in Oz
  • A Focused Childhood
  • 321
  • 24
  • If We Only Had a Team
  • 333
  • 25
  • Character Development
  • 349
  • 26
  • Countdown Begins
  • 361
  • 5
  • 27
  • Shock at First Sight
  • 387
  • 28
  • Pre-Broadway Summer
  • 401
  • 29
  • Wicked on Broadway
  • 413
  • Epilogue: After the Tonys
Control code
ocn223807564
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
535 pages
Isbn
9781557837455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
782.14092 SCH95 ; L ; XX-N ; C0811QU3 (LS).
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 223807564
  • (Sirsi) 223807564
  • (OCoLC)223807564

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